The Presidency has revealed the Vice-President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has been flown to the UK for further medical treatment after he was reported unwell last Friday.
The statement signed by the Chief of Staff Frema Osei-Opare said the Vice-President is on medical leave as advised by his doctors. She said the Vice-President was joined by his wife for the UK trip.
Below is the full statement
Office of the president
19th January, 2018
VICE PRESIDENT LEAVES FOR THE UNITED KINGDOM
The Vice President of the Republic, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, on Friday, 19th January, 2018, left Ghana for the United Kingdom for medical leave, on the advice of his doctors. He was accompanied by the 2nd Lady, Hajia Samira Bawumia.
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